Hundreds gathered at the J.C. Nichols Fountain in August for a rally for peace after the violence in Ferguson, Mo., where unarmed black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer.
Hundreds gathered at the J.C. Nichols Fountain in August for a rally for peace after the violence in Ferguson, Mo., where unarmed black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer. JILL TOYOSHIBA The Kansas City Star
Hundreds gathered at the J.C. Nichols Fountain in August for a rally for peace after the violence in Ferguson, Mo., where unarmed black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer. JILL TOYOSHIBA The Kansas City Star

Liz Cook: Protests over the slayings of black males expose a police image problem

January 09, 2015 04:50 PM